TITLE

Spirit and Life in Balance Zhao Bichen's Lasting Influence on Qigong and the Marial Arts

AUTHOR(S)
COHEN, KENNETH S.
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Daoist Studies;2014, Vol. 7, p179
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the influence of Daoist master Zhao Bichen on martial arts and qigong in China. The consideration of Bichen's teachings in the formation of the spiritual core of several Chinese martial arts and many contemplative arts among Chinese is noted. Reasons why Bichen's teaching is not that influencing in the West are provided including title, writing style and limited Daoism view.
ACCESSION #
94384388

 

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